LandAmerica Promotes B. Shannon Cobb to Group Senior Vice President - Production Resources

December 19, 2007

LandAmerica Promotes B. Shannon Cobb to Group Senior Vice President - Production Resources

RICHMOND, Va., -- LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: LFG), announced that B. Shannon Cobb has been promoted to Group Senior Vice President - Production Resources, overseeing title production operations for LandAmerica. He is based in Richmond, Virginia.

Cobb has more than 17 years of industry experience and had been serving LandAmerica as Senior Vice President - Production Resources for the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Regions. Before that, he served as Vice President - Title Operations of the company's LandAmerica OneStopĀ® subsidiary.

Prior to joining LandAmerica in 2001, Cobb worked for two major title insurance companies in Dallas, Texas, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, serving in executive positions of increasing responsibility.

"Shannon is a leader in production workflow innovation, the implementation of automated solutions and outsourcing initiatives that increase capacity and efficiency," said Richard P. Gonzalez, Executive Vice President - Chief Information Officer. "His leadership plays a key role in helping us support LandAmerica employees as they deliver superior service to our customers across the country and beyond."

Source: LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc.


Contact ALTA at 202-296-3671 or communications@alta.org.

North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents to achieve their individual business goals for more than 50 years. Today, the company conducts real estate settlement services in 39 states and the District of Columbia through a network of experienced, independent agents. SoftPro is the nation's leading provider of real estate closing and title insurance software. With more than 14,000 customer sites and over 60,000 users nationwide, this award-winning software offers a suite of products designed to increase your volume and revenue by reducing the time it takes to do closings. SoftPro has been recognized by the American Business Awards every year since 2007 - winning awards for Superior Customer Service, Support and Product Development.